Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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TKO_5330 Master�s Thesis 20–30 ECTS
Organised by
Computer Science
Person in charge
Professors of study directions

Learning outcomes

The goal is to train the student to do theoretical and practical analyses of research problems, based on scientific literature, and to report the results in written form. Another goal is to increase the student�s knowledge about the topic handled in the thesis and lay a basis for continued studies.


In the Master�s thesis, the student must prove his/her ability to do scientific work, management of research methods, knowledge of the research field, and skill of scientific writing. The Master�s thesis and Master�s project may be attached.

Teaching methods

When the student applies for a thesis topic, (s)he is assigned a supervisor who will guide the work. A Master�s seminar is often related to the thesis work.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Thesis / dissertation
  • In English
Thesis / dissertation

The thesis is evaluated by the supervisor and another teacher. The final acceptance is decided by the department council. A special grade is given, based on the evaluation. The student also has to pass a maturity examination, related to the thesis work.

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Special grade: approbatur, lubenter approbatur, non sine laude approbatur, cum laude approbatur, magna cum laude approbatur, eximia cum laude approbatur or laudatur.

Recommended year of study

Period of Teaching: Not fixed.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Opinnäyte (Computer Science)
Department of Future Technologies
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Future Technologies
DP in Computer Science
DP in Electr. and Communication Technology
Finnish Study Modules